Author Archives: Socio Research & Reform Foundation

Filing of Return under Lokayukt if FC Funds received more than 10 Lakhs

Please suggest us if we received FC funds more than 10 Lakhs in a year. Should we file under Lokayukt? Hemal Kamat

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Registration under Societies Registration Act as well as a Trust

Dear Members, Some amount of confusion exists in the minds of a few of us. We are a Society registered under the Societies Registration Act, 1860 in Gujarat. Do we have to compulsorily register as a Public Charitable Trust also? … Continue reading

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Query regarding GST

Dear Dialogue Members,‎ Greetings from Sundarban social development Centre ‎1st query Can an NGO under GST Applicable?‎ ‎2nd query if an NGO Run Hospital and also Run medicine shop & Optical shop then that NGO applicable ‎under GST?‎ Regards Sudhendu … Continue reading

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Volunteers on tourist VISA not allowed Entry

Chennai immigration officials have not allowed a team of 19 UK citizens (16 ‎students & 3 children) entry in the country. The group was part of a ‎programme under which UK children support underprivileged children, ‎through monetary and ‘in kind’ … Continue reading

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Show Cause Notice issued to 5922, NGOs could lose their FCRA Registration ‎

FCRA Department has issued show cause notice to 5922 NGOs on 8th July 2017, who have not ‎submitted their FCRA return for asking to why their FCRA Registration should not be cancelled. Please ‎visit the following ling for list of … Continue reading

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GST applicability to NGOs

Dear Members, I would like to have detail report of your study and report on GST Applicability to NGOs. As you are aware NGOs are receiving the Fund from Agencies as Grant/Services/ Consulatancy/ Royalty/ Training Programme Fees/Conference Participants Fee/ Rent … Continue reading

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Applicability of Taxes on Taxi hiring

Dear Members, I have a query on ST and VAT. We have hired a vendor for providing taxi services. It is purely on hire basis wherein the organization hires the taxis as per the requirements and clears the bills. There … Continue reading

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Taxation on Grants/Services provided by foreign enterprises

Dear Sir,‎ I am by profession a Consultant , promote business venture in India. Enterprises from Italy has ‎business in India. Their question is as follows: ‎ A enterprise from abroad intend to have clarification:‎ Their Indian customers placed in … Continue reading

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Donation from US

Dear All,‎ Greetings!‎ Can a NGO receive donation of Rs.10,000/- in the form of a cheque from USA? The amount will be in ‎dollars…‎ Warm regards,‎ Asif Iqbal

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Comparison of CSR Implementation through a S.8 Co. / Society / Trust.‎

Sir ‎ ‎ Can u help with evaluation of the relative advantages / disadvantages of having CSR implemention ‎thru a Section 8 Company or Trust or Society ‎ ‎ GS Ahuja

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